Breaking News

Alberto-Culver Acquires West Coast Beauty

November 14, 2005

l The Alberto-Culver Company’s Beauty Systems Group (BSG) has reached an agreement in principal to acquire West Coast Beauty Supply Co., Benicia, CA. Beauty Systems Group executives said that “the acquisition of West Coast Beauty Supply (will) take the company into new states and add approximately $170 million in annual sales.”
West Coast maintains more than 225 professional distributor sales consultants and 122 stores in 14 western U.S. states. The agreement is expected to increase BSG’s totals to more than 1,225 sales consultants and 650 U.S. stores.
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • Active Agents

    Active Agents

    September 19, 2016
    On the surface, surfactants may seem staid, but the market, and the supplier activity driving it, is bubbling.

  • Jam On It!

    Jam On It!

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||September 19, 2016
    Jamberry sees success in artsy nail accessories.

  • Expanding Erbaviva

    Expanding Erbaviva

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||September 13, 2016
    A farm-to-bottle organic brand celebrates its 20th anniversary with a new look, new products and plans to expand in the US.

  • Back to School

    Back to School

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||September 1, 2016
    It may be September, but class was in session this summer during the Private Label Manufacturers Association’s Executive Educ

  • A Sweet-Smelling Sanctuary

    A Sweet-Smelling Sanctuary

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||September 1, 2016
    Home fragrance is enhanced by aromatic developments in delivery and components.

  • How Green Is Your Surfactant?

    How Green Is Your Surfactant?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director ||September 1, 2016
    Suppliers offer a range of solutions to help household and personal care product formulators develop formulas